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Brandon Jennings, Monta Ellis, Samuel Dalembert and other Milwaukee Bucks players have become the subject of NBA trade rumors in recent weeks. Before you fire up the Trade Machine one last time, be sure to follow these tips.
The 2013 NBA Trade Deadline is set for 2 p.m. CT on Feb. 21. You can expect one more flurry of Milwaukee Bucks trade rumors before we cross that threshold, so let's discuss our tips for how you can get the most out of the process.
Brew Hoop has every rumor covered. From the reports that Brandon Jennings could go, to the insistence that the team is "very active" in shopping Samuel Dalembert, Monta Ellis, Ersan Ilyasova and Beno Udrih, to the J.J. Redick rumor, to the alleged schism between Jennings and the organization and even the Josh Smith chatter; we've got updates and analysis on every possible angle in the trade market.
People love trade rumors. We get it. People also love to play GM and propose their own trades. We get that too. In an effort to promote productive discussion as we approach the trade deadline, I've prepared a short list of tips and suggestions to help keep us on track as we create and discuss hypothetical transactions designed to improve the team.
Here's my guide (click to enlarge):